Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 265 220
Rank change year-on-year +17 -45 -27
Permanent jobs citing PMO 102 67 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.95% 0.66% 1.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.73% 6.03% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 110
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -9.41% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,625 £62,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,319 1,111 1,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.23% 10.92% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 949 897 1,032
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.32% +10.33%
10th Percentile £25,475 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,900
% change year-on-year +5.26% -0.84% +6.44%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMO in the South West.

Salary trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the South West over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PMO in the South West

PMO
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the South West region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +6 41 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Gloucestershire +46 24 £41,000 +9.33%
Wiltshire +8 18 £52,500 +54.41% 2
Somerset +13 9 £36,250 -5.84% 2
Dorset -45 9 £36,000 -12.73% 3
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PMO.

1 56 (54.90%) Project Management
2 49 (48.04%) Finance
3 30 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 28 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (21.57%) Programme Management
6 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
8 15 (14.71%) Change Management
8 15 (14.71%) Marketing
8 15 (14.71%) Change Control
9 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (11.76%) Business Analysis
11 11 (10.78%) SQL
11 11 (10.78%) Project Governance
11 11 (10.78%) Mentoring
11 11 (10.78%) Coaching
12 10 (9.80%) Dynamics 365
12 10 (9.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 10 (9.80%) Dynamics AX
12 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (8.82%) Banking
14 8 (7.84%) Logistics
14 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Project
14 8 (7.84%) E-Commerce
14 8 (7.84%) Telecoms
14 8 (7.84%) Collaborative Working
15 7 (6.86%) Decision-Making
15 7 (6.86%) Cyberattack
15 7 (6.86%) Waterfall

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (9.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.98%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (9.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (3.92%) SaaS
3 2 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Broadband
1 6 (5.88%) Firewall
1 6 (5.88%) MPLS
1 6 (5.88%) VPN
2 2 (1.96%) Intranet
3 1 (0.98%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 49 (48.04%) Finance
2 15 (14.71%) Marketing
3 9 (8.82%) Banking
4 8 (7.84%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.88%) Legal
6 5 (4.90%) Retail
7 4 (3.92%) Law
8 2 (1.96%) Electronics
8 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.98%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Analyst
2 19 (18.63%) PMO Analyst
3 14 (13.73%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.75%) Consultant
5 12 (11.76%) Project Officer
6 10 (9.80%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 8 (7.84%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.84%) Functional Consultant
7 8 (7.84%) IT Manager
8 7 (6.86%) Change Manager
8 7 (6.86%) Programme Manager
8 7 (6.86%) Project Control Officer
9 6 (5.88%) Project Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (3.92%) PMO Support Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Project Support Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) Security Management Consultant
11 3 (2.94%) Senior PMO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Cyberattack
2 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 6 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.90%) Project Management
2 30 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 28 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (21.57%) Programme Management
5 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (14.71%) Change Control
6 15 (14.71%) Change Management
7 12 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 11 (10.78%) Coaching
8 11 (10.78%) Mentoring
8 11 (10.78%) Project Governance
9 8 (7.84%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.84%) Logistics
10 7 (6.86%) Decision-Making
10 7 (6.86%) ITSM
10 7 (6.86%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.86%) Service Management
10 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.78%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) C
3 1 (0.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.94%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) CISSP
3 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) SLA
3 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.98%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) Cisco
2 6 (5.88%) Juniper
2 6 (5.88%) VMware
3 4 (3.92%) Capita
4 2 (1.96%) SAP
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle
5 1 (0.98%) Planview